1910's Edwardian Sage-Green Beaded French Floral Lace Off-Shoulder Evening Gown

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About

Undiminished by time, this antique garment still casts its seductive spell. An exceptional Edwardian gown made of fine french-lace over sage-green taffeta with sparkling beadwork. I love the slightly puffed off-shoulder bodice. The additional shoulder-straps are composed of pure jet-beads. The skirt has a stunning back-bustle and ruffle-hemline. Making a bold and dramatic fashion statement; this could have been worn in Downton Abbey at the end of WWI.

Measurements
Bust:36-37 inches
Waist:28 inches
Hips:44 inches
Total Length:58 inches

This 1910's custom-made antique dress is in excellent condition with no notable stains, holes or missing beadwork. Perfectly working backside hook & eye closures. There is couture hand-stitching throughout. This garment is over 90 years old and is truly stunning.

Details

  • Designer
    Unknown
  • In the Style Of
    Edwardian
  • Place of Origin
    France
  • Period
    20th Century
  • Condition
    Excellent. Excellent.
  • Dimensions
    58 in. L
    147 cm L
  • Bust
    36 in. (91 cm)
  • Waist
    28 in. (71 cm)
  • Hip
    44 in. (112 cm)
  • Length
    58 in. (147 cm)
  • Dealer Location
    Beverly Hills, CA
  • Number of Items
    1
  • Reference Number
    AU130120309418
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